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Bourne End Conveyancing Statistics*

  • 1 Average time from start to completion was 82 days for conveyancing in Bourne End
  • 2 Average time frame of 45 days for registration of title in Bourne End
  • 3 The most common indemnity insurance policies for Bourne End conveyancing is Chancel
  • 4 66% freehold and 34% leasehold conveyancing in Bourne End for this year to date
  • 5 Average Stamp Duty Payable for this year to date was £11,191

Examples of recent conveyancing in Bourne End since March 2022*


of apartment Findlay Mews SL7 1AP, acquired for £349,950. Leasehold conveyancing due diligence included: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, taking formal instructions from and updating the seller client, securing official copies of the title


of apartment Windsor Drive HP13 6BQ, sold for £157,500. Leasehold conveyancing legalities included: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending the transfer to the seller for execution in readiness for completion, obtaining official copies of the title


of semi-detached premises, Rutland Avenue, HP12 3JH completing on 16/03/2022 at a price of £376,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: sending conveyancing papers to buyers representatives, dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, ordering official copies of the title


of terraced premises, Sycamore Way, HP15 7UD completing on 15/03/2022 at a price of £512,000. The legal transfer of property included amongst the various tasks: dealing with appropriate requisitions and enquiries, sending the transfer to the vendor for execution in preparation for completion, setting up the completion formalities

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Bourne End

Why would I instruct a Bourne End conveyancing practice given that web based conveyancers are less expensive?

Its a good idea to compare conveyancing costs in Bourne End and you should seek an affordable estimate but don’t be focused with sourcing the lowest priced Bourne End conveyancer. Finding the right conveyancer can be the difference between a smooth and a distressing house move. You need to ensure that you have expert advice from a trusted lawyer. Emails can't be as helpful as a telephone conversation and can never replicate a face to face consultation. The firms that we work with will appoint you a qualified and trusted conveyancing solicitor that will tackle your conveyancing from from the outset to completion, giving the sort of personalised service that you will never get with an internet conveyancer. He or She will update you as to progress making sure that you are ensuring that you are updated at regular intervals. If you ever need to phone the firm you will know who to ask for and they will be sure you're not left wondering what's going on.

My property lawyer in Bourne End has never been on on the The Royal Bank of Scotland Solicitor Panel. Is it possible for me to continue with my family solicitor even though they are excluded from the The Royal Bank of Scotland approved list?

The limited options available to you here include:

  1. Complete the purchase with your preferred Bourne End solicitors but The Royal Bank of Scotland will need to instruct a conveyancer on their list of acceptable firms. This will result in additional overall conveyancing charges as well as result in frustration.
  2. Find an alternative lawyer to act in the purchase, remembering to check they are on the The Royal Bank of Scotland panel

I require expedited conveyancing in Bourne End as I am faced with pressure to sign on the dotted line in less than one month. A home loan is not required. Can I decline from having conveyancing searches to save money and time?

If.Given you are are a mortgage free buyer you are at free not to have searches carried out although no solicitor would recommend that you don't. With plenty of history conveyancing in Bourne End the following are instances of issues that can crop up and therefore impact future mortgageability: Enforcement Notices, Overdue Fees, Outstanding Grants, Railway Schemes,...

Are there any apps to assist me to locate a Bourne End solicitor on the Alliance & Leicester conveyancing panel? I am a keen cyclist and am happy to travel upto 25kilometers to meet the conveyancer.

Feel free to make use of the tool on this page. Please pick a lender and your location and you will see a number of Bourne End conveyancing lawyers locally. We have listed some Bourne End conveyancing firms at the bottom of this page and you can telephone them to see whether they are on the Alliance & Leicester panel

I need to find a conveyancing solicitor for residential conveyancing in Bourne End. I've stumble across a web site which looks to be the perfect solution If it is possible to get all formalities done via email that would be preferable. Should I be concerned? What should out be looking out for?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

18 days into a sale of a flat in Bourne End. Conveyancing is fine but we have been asked to pay an extortionate amount from the managing agents. So far we have forked out £225 for a leasehold management pack and then another £117.20 for additional questions raised by the buyers lawyer.

Neither you or your property lawyer will have any control over the level of the charges for this information but the typical fee for the information for Bourne End leasehold property is £350. When it comes to Bourne End conveyancing deals it is customary for the owner to cover the costs. The landlord or their agents are not duty bound to address these questions although many will agree to do so - albeit often at exorbitant prices disproportionate to the work involved. Unfortunately there is no statute that mandates set charges for administrative tasks. Nor is there any statutory time frame by which they are required to provide the information.

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Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Bourne End regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a small selection of solicitors in Bourne End specialising in commercial conveyancing in Bourne End. This will likely include advice on buying or selling a shop, pub, restaurant, office, retail unit
  • Allsquare Legal Limited, Suite 1, Thamesbourne Lodge, Station Road, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5QH
  • Birchwood Solicitors Limited, First Floor, Bourne House, Cores End Road, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5AR
  • Moorcrofts Llp, Thames House, Mere Park, Dedmere Road, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 1PB
  • Gordons Solicitors Limited, Winter Hill House, Marlow Reach, Station Approach, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 1NT
  • Louise Greer, 43 Switchback Road North, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 7QX

Planning law solicitors in Bourne End regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority

The practices listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Bourne End with expertise in planning law. The solicitors can give expert legal advice on all aspects of planning, including making sure people do what the planning regulations say
  • Gordons Solicitors Limited, Winter Hill House, Marlow Reach, Station Approach, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 1NT
  • Louise Greer, 43 Switchback Road North, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 7QX
  • Colemans Solicitors Llp, 21 Marlow Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 7AA
  • Reynolds Parry Jones Llp, 10 Easton Street, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 1NP
  • Clifford Joseph, Gatehouse Tiggers, Hall Place Lane, Burchetts Green, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 6QY

Typically, Bourne End conveyancing for a sale has some of the following tasks

  • Solicitor instructed by the seller on acceptance of the offer
  • Collating the documents evidencing the title to the property
  • Drawing up the contract and related papers
  • Supplying draft papers to the conveyancing practitioner retained by the buyer
  • Finalising the wording for contracts and responding to supplemental questions from the buyer’s conveyancing practitioner
  • Agreeing the transfer document
  • Replying to requisitions raised by the purchaser’s conveyancing practitioner
  • Carrying out the key stage of exchanging contracts and then completion of the sale
  • Accepting the sale proceeds and wiring funds to the owner, the estate agent and other relevant parties (if applicable)

*Source acknowledgement: House price data produced by Land Registry as well data supplied by Lexsure Ltd.

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